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June 2022 Newsletter

June 2022 Newsletter

This new Newsletter is thanks to Mary Charles who is now taking over the task.

October 2021 Newsletter

October 2021 Newsletter

This newsletter has more details and information about the Nov 6-7 40th Annual Bonsai Exhibit. It shows the Show Agenda and the Tree Submission and Tree Choice forms. Pages 7 and 8 talk about how Ed Trout will judge each tree.

October 2021 Newsletter

September 2021 Newsletter

This month's Newsletter is centered around preparations for our 40th Annual Bonsai Show to be held on Saturday Nov 6th and Sunday Nov 7th in Fort Myers, FL. Several forms are here for potential exhibitors of trees and Suiseki, was well as a brief description of...

July 2021 Newsletter

July 2021 Newsletter

This issue briefly describes upcoming events , but includes an extensive article about photography, "Spotlight On Photography" by Sherri Rutten.

June 2021 Newsletter and BSF Photos

June 2021 Newsletter and BSF Photos

This newsletter announces that we will have a first Post-Covid in person club meeting. Jim Bremer and Bill Smith will present "Yardadori". Also in this newsletter are a few photos taken at the BSF Convention held in Orlando, FL June 25-27.

April 2021 Newsletter

April 2021 Newsletter

It's been a scant month for Bonsai activity, but fortunately we've been able to get together (virtually) thanks to Zoom. This month we have the honor of having Mike Lane doing a Zoom presentation on Buttonwoods.

October 2021 Newsletter

March 2021 Newsletter

This month's newsletter discusses our next Zoom presentation with discussions of soil basics by Linda Rodriguez and Martha Goff, a short discussion and link to the National Arboretum in Washington, DC, and more advice from Jim Bremer about "Increasing Trunk Size". On...

February 2021 Newsletter

February 2021 Newsletter

Troy Randall discusses and demonstrates his vast knowledge cuttings and seed propagation. This is followed by Jim Bremer's detailed description of "Air Layering", a different variation of propagation. Also, go to this PDF for a link to the entire Zoom meeting.

January 2021 Newsletter

January 2021 Newsletter

In this issue are the winners of our 2021 Virtual Show, as well as some very fine discussions about Bonsai "Rules of Thumb", containers, styling tips and horticultural advice.

November 2020 Newsletter

November 2020 Newsletter

November's Newsletter describes the "Virtual Show" that we will be having on line due to the pandemic limitations in public gatherings. Instructions for presenting your tree are described. Page 2 describes "Seasonal Considerations" by Adam Lavigne. Also in this...

October 2020 Newsletter

October 2020 Newsletter

This issue of the Newsletter discusses the upcoming "Triple Demo" being held at Wigert's Bonsai Nursery on Oct 17, a tribute to the late Ginny Boka, Interviews with club members Jim Bremer and Peter Shawinsky, a Bonsai Glossary with a link to a complete website...

September 2020 Newsletter

September 2020 Newsletter

This month's newsletter describes the auction scheduled for September 19th and includes photographs of each of the 14 trees. Also, at the end of the attached newsletter are comments about Ginny Boka who is not doing well. Please help cheer her up with anything that...